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2017 June Luncheon: How to Dress with Success with Martha Slagle, VP of Neiman Marcus and Kim McFadden of Le Metier de Beaute

June 21, 2017
11:30 AM EDT to 2:00 PM EDT
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CEB now Gartner Waterview Conference Center
1919 N Lynn Street 24th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209

How to Dress for Success from Head to Toe!

Martha Slagle, Vice President, General Manager Neiman Marcus Mazza Gallerie & Kim McFadden, Le Metier de Beaute

Ms. Slagle and Ms. McFadden will share their secrets on how to look your best professionally.  With live models, they will demonstrate make-up application and discuss the dos and don'ts of attire in the workplace.

As a 4th generation Washingtonian, Martha Slagle is Washington, DC’s resident fashion authority in the luxury retail industry. Martha was named Washingtonian Magazine’s “Retail Powerhouse” in April 2012 and continues to be frequently consulted about luxury fashion industry trends and is often quoted in many publications including Capitol File Magazine and The Washington Post.

Martha Slagle is currently going on her twenty-third year as Vice-President, General Manager of Neiman Marcus Mazza Gallerie in Friendship Heights. Her top clients (including a few former First Ladies) have given her the nickname “Martha 911” because they know who to call to rescue them from any last minute fashion emergency! For a taste of Martha’s fashionable 9 to 5, follow her on Instagram @marth911.

Martha began her career in luxury retail in 1970 with Garfinkel’s where she was a buyer for Cosmetics and Dresses; she later was promoted to her first role as Store Manager. After 12 years at Garfinkel’s, Martha continued her passion and skill for managing luxury stores and worked for I. Magnin as Vice President, General Manager for over a decade at White Flint Mall in Kensington, MD.

Originally from Bethesda, MD, Martha majored in Merchandising at Marjorie Webster College where she received the Merchandising Department’s award for “Most Likely to Succeed.” She currently lives in Silver Spring, MD with her husband, Tom, of 46 years. Martha has two sons, Theo and Patrick, who both have successful careers in local commercial real estate. Martha has one grandpuppy, Zoey, and could not be more thrilled to be welcoming her first grandson this August.

Kim McFadden first joined the fast growing luxury beauty brand, Le Métier de Beauté as a Territory Manger in 2009. With over 20 years of luxury beauty industry experience, Kim is a strong asset to the Le Métier de Beauté brand by continuing to impress her clients and team around the country and offering extensive experience in brand management, artistry, staff trainings and events.

Kim prides herself on catering to every client with a personalized and thoughtful approach to obtaining the perfect environment that every client desires. In addition to increasing brand awareness amongst bloggers, she also pitches to local news stations and press.

Constantly in the field, Kim continues to educate and interact with Le Métier de Beauté staff with her considerable knowledge and passion for color and skincare. Now in her new role as a Market Sales Specialist, Kim McFadden will continue to amaze her Le Métier de Beauté clients around the country.

Early bird registration ends June 13 at 7pm!




$110.00 Member
$85.00 Earlybird rate before June 13

$165.00 Non-Member
$135.00 Earlybird rate before June 13